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Hampton Sidney Thomas
Birth: Nov. 3, 1837
Quakertown
Bucks County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 21, 1899
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served as Major of the 1st Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Amelia Springs, Virginia on April 5, 1865. His citation reads "Conspicuous gallantry in the capture of a field battery and a number of battle flags and in the destruction of the enemy's wagon trains. Maj. Thomas lost a leg in this action". His Medal was awarded to him on January 15, 1894. Originally interred in Philadelphia's Monument Cemetery, he was reinterred in Lawnview in 1956. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Lawnview Cemetery
Rockledge
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Broad Lawn, Section 29, Grave 27
 
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Record added: Dec 19, 2000
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Hampton Sidney Thomas
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Hampton Sidney Thomas
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Hampton Sidney Thomas
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Thank you sir for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
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